Osteopathic Primary Care Immunization Roundtable

Stanley Grogg, DO, FACOP, Project Director

The American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) hosted an historic event at OMED in Anaheim on September 18, 2016 by gathering representatives from the osteopathic profession’s primary care specialty colleges to discuss unique immunization updates for each specialty. As a follow up, a second vaccine roundtable was held on October 8 in Philadelphia at OMED 2017. 

The second roundtable meeting was to solidify the primary care group’s e-publications with additional information for coding, vaccine hesitancy and future vaccines. Each osteopathic primary care specialty discussed previously assigned topics

Immunization Update Articles  

   Vaccination for Prevention of Herpes Zoster
   By, Ronna New, DO, FACOFP
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Tetanus Prophylaxis in Emergency Departments and Urgent Care Centers 
By, Stanley Grogg, DO, ACOP and Christine Giesa, DO, FACOEP-D
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Influenza vaccination in pediatrics, highlighting the new Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendation for 2017-2018 influenza season
By, Carl Backes, DO, FACOP

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Tetanus, Diptheria, and Pertussis (Tdap) During Pregnancy
By, Mark Leduc, DO, FACOOG
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Influenza Vaccination During Pregnancy
By, Mark Leduc, DO, FACOOG
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Human Papilloma Virus
By, Mark Leduc, DO, FACOOG
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The use of the high dose influenza vaccine and the newly
FDA-approved influenza vaccine in adults

By, Marvin Bittner, MD
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 Immunization Schedules

2018 Recommended Immunization Schedules
Children and Adolescents Aged 18 Years or Younger>>
Adults Aged 19 Years or Older>>

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 Advisory Committee on
 Immunization Practices (ACIP)

October 2017 Meeting Presentation Slides
Updates - 2018 Adult Immunization Schedule >>

ACIP Immunization Update Podcast
Stanley E. Grogg, DO, FACOP, FAAP provides a summary on the Advisory Committee on Immunizations Practices Updates from its June 2017 meeting.

 Additional Resources

Immunization and Vaccination Links 
Access a listing of additional resources for more information on Immunization, vaccinations, patient education and more.
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